United States v. Robison: The Case for Restoring Broad Jurisdictional Authority under the Federal Clean Water Act in the Wake of Rapanos' Muddied Waters

Fish, Jared
May 2009
Ecology Law Quarterly;2009, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p561
Academic Journal
The article reports on the decision of the U.S. Court of Appeals Eleventh Circuit to reverse the Clean Water Act (CWA) conviction in the case of the United States versus Robison. It presents an analysis of the case. The decision basing on Rapanos case expressed the need for either agency of congressional action to reassert Congress' intended CWA jurisdictional breadth.


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